The tourists' series victory came as a shock to many in the Australian media, but India's virtually bottomless player pool coupled with massive investment in the game has created a conveyor belt of Test-ready talent.
Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 23 Jan 2021 00:01:00 +1100.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - Sri Lanka on Friday approved the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine for COVID-19 amid warnings from doctors that front-line health workers should be quickly inoculated to stop the system from collapsing. ...
Krishan Francis. Washington Times. Fri, 22 Jan 2021 03:07:04 -0500.
Dr Bhasha Mukherjee, 24, left India to return to the NHS as a doctor in April, and has been working treating patients at Boston Pilgrim Hospital in Lincolnshire and Derby Royal Hospital.
Daily Mail. Thu, 21 Jan 2021 14:25:01 +0000.
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - India sent 1 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine to Nepal on Thursday, a gift that is likely to help repair strained ties between the two neighbors. ...
Binaj Gurubacharya. Washington Times. Thu, 21 Jan 2021 05:20:24 -0500.
Kamala Harris has been sworn in as vice president of the United States, making history as the first woman as well as the first Black and South Asian American person to hold the office.Harris, the former senator ...
Marty Johnson. The Hill. Wed, 20 Jan 2021 16:51:07 +0000.
India has begun exporting COVID-19 vaccines to neighboring countries with the first batches being shipped Wednesday to Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Nepal and Seychelles.
ABC News. Wed, 20 Jan 2021 08:57:39 -0500.
Salesforce (CRM), through its venture arm, continues to provide funding to cloud startups with its most recent $15-million investment in India-based cloud HR management startup, Darwinbox.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Tue, 19 Jan 2021 13:12:00 GMT.
EDITORIAL To ascertain the potential for a vice-presidency to make a difference, one need look no further than Joseph Robinette Biden jr.Barack Obama's Vice-President for eight years will rise beyond that position tomorrow ...
New Zealand Herald. Tue, 19 Jan 2021 10:17:01 +1200.
Social entrepreneur Anil Patil is working to formalize employment and protections for South Asia's caregivers who devote their lives to helping others navigate chronic illness, disability, or age.
By Ashoka, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 15 Jan 2021 10:06:16 -0500.
A remediation and public education effort at an abandoned battery recycling facility in Bangladesh eliminated most lead soil contamination, but levels of the toxic metal in children living near the site did not decrease nearly as much. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 14 Jan 2021 13:40:39 EST.
The nations of South Asia include the populous countries of India and
Bangladesh as well as Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.
More news and information about selected South Asian nations
is available at the official government websites listed below.
The Republic of India's
capital city is New Delhi, and its currency is
the Indian Rupee. Hindi and English are the primary languages used
in India, and in 2020, India's estimated population was 1,380,004,385.
The People's Republic of Bangladesh's capital city is Dhaka, and its
currency is the Taka. The country's primary language is Bengali,
and in 2020, the estimated population of Bangladesh was 164,689,383.
The Kingdom of Bhutan's
capital city is Thimbu, and its national currency
is the Ngultrum. The Kingdom's primary language is Dzongkha, and
in 2020, its estimated population was 771,608.
The Republic of Maldives'
capital city is Male, and its national currency
is the Rufiyaa. Dhivehi is the primary language of Maldives, and
in 2020, the nation's estimated population was 540,544.
The Kingdom of Nepal's
capital city is Kathmandu, and its currency
is the Nepalese Rupee. Nepal's primary language is Nepali, and
in 2020, its estimated population was 29,136,808.
The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka's capital city is
Colombo, and its national currency is the Sri Lankan Rupee.
The primary languages of Sri Lanka are Sinhala and Tamil, and in 2020,
the country's population was estimated at 21,413,249.